Bringing 98 Vintage Aircraft to Life
Home  -  Store  -  Flying Experiences  -  Tiger Moth Flights  -  Duxford

Tiger Moth Flights at Duxford

 Jump to: Buy now : Experience details : Itinerary

Take a flight from the ex-Royal Air Force base of Duxford, which was active during the Second World War, in a training aircraft designed by de Havilland. These Tiger Moth flights at Duxford allow you to experience flying from a bygone era in these iconic bi-planes. Also included in the price is entry to the Imperial War Museum.

£169 per person for 15 minutes
Get 15% off using code 'ITBWARBIRD15'
Buy this experience

£199 per person for 20 minutes
Get 15% off using code 'ITBWARBIRD15'
Buy this experience

£249 per person for 30 minutes
Get 15% off using code 'ITBWARBIRD15'
Buy this experience

£299 per person for 40 minutes
Buy this experience


Duxford, Cambridgeshire

Experience Details

de Havilland designed the Tiger Moth as a pilot training aircraft and this is reflected in the bright yellow livery of DF112 Tiger Moth at Duxford which are typical trainer aircraft colours. The plane was demobbed in 1954 and re-registered as G-ANRM. After being initially based in Cambridge the plane had a long civilian history before returning 'home' to Cambridgeshire at Duxford.

The other Tiger Moth at Duxford is the rather younger R4922 built in 1940. She served faithfully as a Second World War fighter pilot trainer right through until 1945. Now looking resplendent in post-war silver colours, G-APAO as she is registered today, still has the yellow bands marking her trainer plane pedigree.

Whether you choose a 15 minute taster or a 30 minute flight, you will absolutely love being in these nostalgic, open cockpit vintage biplanes - and you'll also love the fact that it's taking place at Duxford an airfield which oozes aviation heritage and is home to the Imperial War Museum, for which you get tickets included in your gift pack, a visit to Duxford is a day out in itself so leave plenty of time to look around.

Who is suitable for this experience?

You need to be over 16 years old and weigh less than 16 stone. You need to be agile enough to climb into the cockpit.


Flights take place on regular weekends and selected weekdays from March to October. All flights are weather dependent but don't worry if your flight is cancelled you can rebook for a convenient time.


You are welcome to bring friends and family along however they will need to enter the museum to view the flight. All guests will enjoy a 50% reduced entry rate to the Museum.


  • All flight experiences include a pre-flight briefing, the loan of a leather flying jacket, helmet and goggles.
  • Take the controls of the aircraft as part of the flight.
  • Free entry to the Imperial War Museum with discounted entrance for accompanying friends and family.

Back to Tiger Moth flights

Click here to view a range of Spitfire experiences

Hornby - Home of model railways - Shop now

Follow Classic Warbirds


Spitfire Messerschmitt Fairey Bristol Avro North American Hawker Curtiss Grumman

New on Classic Warbirds

Bristol Beaufighter profile

Supermarine Spitfire Miscellany

Hawker Hurricane Miscellany

Bomber Command in the Pacific

Bristol Scout profile


Spotted an error? Or just have a comment or suggestion about Classic Warbirds? Please let us know.

Click here to view our UK aviation museums map